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    One-on-One with Gerard Gammero: New Development Director at JA Volusia

    Posted on June 10, 2014 by in Volusia County

    JA Volusia County recently welcomed Gerard Gammero as its new development director. We sat down for a quick chat with Gerard to get to know him and his views on JA’s mission. What does your role as development director for Volusia County entail? I’m charged with the development and execution of a number of strategies [...]

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    AT&T Orlando Employees Honored

    Posted on March 18, 2014 by in Industry News

    AT&T Orlando Employees Honored for Volunteerism Efforts with Contribution to Junior Achievement Donation is One of Three Nationwide Selected as part of National Make a Difference Day Orlando, FL, (March 13, 2014) – Joshua Meyer & Kristian Kosme of Orlando, Fla. have been chosen to represent the AT&T employees in Central Florida who have supported [...]

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  • The Great Piggy Bank Adventure

    Posted on January 2, 2014 by in Industry News

    Gone are the days when physical piggy banks were enough to teach basic personal finance lessons. Junior Achievement of Central Florida (JA) was recently awarded a grant to participate in the pilot of a co-branded web page known as The Great Piggy Bank Adventure®, a free online board game and app about financial concepts. Developed [...]

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    Volunteer Spotlight: Sarah Reece

    Posted on July 30, 2013 by in Volunteer Spotlight

    When it comes to identifying an outstanding JA volunteer, Sarah Reece, Programmer Analyst III at Orlando Health, is just one of many who fit the bill. We recently presented her with an Above and Beyond Award and in 2000, we recognized her as the Junior Achievement Elementary Education Volunteer of the Year. Being recognized as [...]

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